The High Cost of Kwame Kilpatrick

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  • Muddy Waters
  • Sticky Fingers
  • In Hindsight
  • History Maker
  • So Busted!
  • Kicking Back
  • The Beginning of the End
  • The Slammer
  • In Trouble Again
  • There's More
  • Throwing Away the Key
  • Freed Again
  • On Trial
  • Seriously, Dude?
  • Guilty, Your Honor
  • The Moment of Truth
  • A High Price to Pay
  • Friends in Low Places
  • Bad Relations
  • No Honor Among Thieves
  • Steal From the Old

In Hindsight

In August 2001, the IRS looked into improper behavior after Kilpatrick allegedly solicited a contribution to the nonprofit Kilpatrick Civic Fund from businessman Jon Rutherford and then later pushed for a $22.7 million contract award for him.

(Photo: David Coates/AP Pthoto/Detroit News)

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